People Group/ City Profile: Birmingham, home to 3.5 million with only 5% being Christian. Highly post modern university, and many unreached people groups represented in refugee camp(s).
Team Leader: Brett Martin (
ibcGO Project Focus: Coming alongside Immanuel sent Darci Arnett to do evangelism among refugees and university students and support current IMB missionaries

Location: Birmingham, England
Dates: May 20-30
Maximum Team Size: 10
Estimated Trip Costs: $2500 including airfare, travel insurance, and all in country expenses

Additional Expenses: Immunizations, Passport fees, tourist visa, personal purchases; some US & UK meals

Family – Friendly
This trip is open to approved participants of all ages.

Trip Requirements (All forms available at

 Completion of IBC Project 1:8 Team Member Application ($200 deposit required with application)

 $200 deposit required at first team meeting (meeting will be scheduled by team leader)

 Active participation in all sessions of ibcGO Training – approximately 10 hours with approximately 4 additional hours of partnership-specific cross-cultural training

 Building Prayer & Financial Partners for the partnership (samples of prayer & support letters available on

 Adherence to all ibcGO mission trip policies as described in Team Member Application Project

Other Considerations

 Housing will be in a community hostel (hotel housing is available for team at additional cost, approx. $500.00 each team member; this is discretion of team leader based on team members)

 Immunizations – Please consult your physician. You may also consult the CDC site. Please allow sufficient time to complete immunizations.

 Passport is required and should be obtained prior to February 1st . Start early!